Upcoming Events

Rise Above productions let you become immersed in the theatre in a way like you have never experienced before. Please check below for our list of future productions that will let you become a part of a magical journey. ALL shows are performed at our beautiful new Rise Above Centre located right next to Cinebistro at 3501 S. Tamiami Trail Suite 1005 – Sarasota, FL 34239.

 The Little Mermaid

Dates: May 13-16 + 20-23  Auditions: March 6, Callbacks: March 7

Tickets On Sale: February 18, 2021 @ 9:00am

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Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner, Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater and a compelling book by Doug Wright, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs, including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl” and “Part of Your World.”

Ariel, King Triton’s youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric in the world above, bargaining with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her tail for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends, Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea.

The Little Mermaid has a Family Rating of G and is suitable for all ages

 The Unpredictable Times

Dates: June 18-20+ 25-27, 2021  

Tickets On Sale: March 29, 2021 @ 9:00am

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The Unpredictable Times is a coming-of-age drama that surrounds five friends who reunite in their hometown of Champlin, Minnesota, after graduating college. During the summer they attempt to deal with unresolved issues from their past that will challenge their lifelong friendships.

The Unpredictable Times has a Family Rating of PG-13 due to mature themes.